MCAD's wood shop, welding shop, foundry, spray booths and Rapid Prototype Equipment are located in the 3D Shop. The 3D Shop is open to the entire College community. Current Shop policy, guidelines and other pertinent information can be found below.
Courses conducted by MCAD faculty members in the 3D Shop introduce you to the equipment, tools, techniques and safe work practices associated with the area. Shop staff support and reinforce that instruction. They maintain the equipment, monitor users of the area to insure safe work procedures. Shop staff can also provide technical assistance in all aspects of fabrication, from stretcher building to welding and casting. When you enter the 3D Shop, you agree to comply with shop policies governing safety, equipment access, etc., and to follow the direction of 3D Shop staff.
3D Shop Summer Access Policy
The 3D Shop is open to BFA, BS, and MFA students currently enrolled in summer classes, with the exception of internships. Access is for work that applies directly to classes students are enrolled in. For other uses of the shop, students must submit a written proposal. Students who are pre-registered for fall classes may request access by submitting a proposal to the 3D shop director Don Myhre. This form is available on the 3D Shop's page.